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Dementia sufferers carers booklet : coping, caring, sharing by V. McCurry

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Published by Area Mental Health Unit, Western Health and Social Services Board in Londonderry .
Written in English


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StatementV. McCurry, A. Clyde and G. Caldwell.
ContributionsClyde, A., Caldwell, G., Western Health and Social Services Board, Northern Ireland. Area Mental Health Unit.
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Pagination32p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21094505M

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